Checklist of Birds of Kutch

Listing by :- Jugal Tiwari

S. No.Names of the BirdsScientific Names
1Grey FrancolinFrancolinus pondicerianus
2Black FrancolinFrancolinus francolinus
3Common QuailCoturnix coturnix
4Rain QuailCoturnix coromandelica
5Rock Bush QuailPerdicula argoondah
6Jungle Bush QuailPerdicula asiatica
7Yellow-legged Buttonquail Turnix tanki
8Barred ButtonquailTurnix suscitator
9Indian PeafowlPavo cristatus
10Lesser Whistling-duckDendrocygna javanica
11Comb DuckSarkidiornis melanotos
12Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus
13Ruddy ShelduckTadorna ferruginea
14Common ShelduckTadorna tadorna
15Gadwall Anas strepera
16Eurasian WigeonAnas penelope
17MallardAnas platyrhynchos
18Spot-billed DuckAnas poecilorhyncha
19Common TealAnas crecca
20GarganeyAnas querquedula
21Northern PintailAnas acuta
22Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
23Marbled DuckMarmaronetta angustirostris
24Red-crested PochardRhodonessa rufina
25Common PochardAythya ferina
26Ferruginous PochardAythya nyroca
27Tufted DuckAythya fuligula
28Eurasian WryneckJynx torquilla
29Yellow-crowned WoodpeckerDendrocopus mahrattensis
30Common HoopoeUpupa epops
31European RollerCoracias garrulus
32Indian RollerCoracias benghalensis
33Common KingfisherAlcedo atthis
34White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
35Black-capped KingfisherHalcyon pileata
36Pied KingfisherCeryle rudis
37Green Bee-eaterMerops orientalis
38Blue-cheeked Bee-eaterMerops persicus
39Pied CuckooClamator jacobinus
40Eurasian CuckooCuculus canorus
41Asian KoelEudynamys scolopacea
42Sirkeer MalkohaPhaenicophaeus leschenaultii
43Greater CoucalCentropus sinensis
44Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
45Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melba
46House SwiftApus affinis
47Barn OwlTyto alba
48Eurasian Eagle OwlBubo bengalensis
49Spotted OwletAthene brama
50Short-eared OwlAsio flammeus
51Sykes’s NightjarCaprimulgus mahrattensis
52Indian NightjarCaprimulgus asiaticus
53Savanna NightjarCaprimulgus affinis
54Rock pigeonColumba livia
55Laughing DoveStreptopelia senegalensis
56Red Collared DoveStreptopelia tranquebarica
57Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaocto
58Yellow-footed Green Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera
59Indian Bustard Ardeotis nigriceps
60McQueen’s BustardChlamydotis macqueeni
61Lesser FloricanSypheotides indica
62Sarus CraneGrus antigone
63Demoiselle CraneGrus virgo
64Common Crane Grus grus
65White-breasted WaterhenAmaurornis phoenicurus
66WatercockGallicrex cinerea
67Purple SwamphenGallinula chloropus
68Common MoorhenGallinula chloropus
69Common CootFulica atra
70Chestnut-bellied SandgrousePterocles exustus
71Painted SandgrousePterocles indicus
72Common SnipeGallinago gallinago
73Jack SnipeLymnocryptes minimus
74Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosa
75Bar-tailed GodwitLimosa lapponica
76WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus
77Eurasian CurlewNumenius arquata
78Spotted RedshankTringa erythropus
79Common RedshankTringa totanus
80Marsh SandpiperTringa stagnatilis
81Common GreenshankTringa nebularia
82Green SandpiperTringa ochropus
83Wood SandpiperTringa glareola
84Terek SandpiperXenus cinereus
85Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucos
86SanderlingCalidris alba
87Little StintCalidris minuta
88Temminck’s StintCalidris temminckii
89DunlinCalidris alpina
90Curlew SandpiperCalidris ferruginea
91Broad-billed SandpiperLimicola falcinellus
92RuffPhilomachus pugnax
93Red-necked PhalaropePhalaropus lobatus
94Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
95Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
96Pheasant-tailed JacanaHydrophasianus chirurgus
97Bronze-winged JacanaMetopidius indicus
98Crab-ploverDromas ardeola
99Eurasian Thick-kneeBurhinus oedicnemus
100Great Thick-kneeEsacus recurvirostris
101Eurasian OystercatcherHaematopus ostralegus
102Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopus
103Pied AvocetRecurvirostra avosetta
104Pacific Golden PloverPluvialis fulva
105Grey PloverPluvialis squatarola
106Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubius
107Kentish PloverCharadrius alexandrinus
108Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus
109Greater Sand PloverCharadrius leschenaultii
110Yellow-wattled LapwingVanellus malarbaricus
111Red-wattled LapwingVanellus indicus
112White-tailed LapwingVanellus leucurus
113Cream-colored CourserCursorius cursor
114Indian CourserCursorius coromandelicus
115Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincola
116Small PratincoleGlareola lactea
117Heuglin's GullLarus heuglini
118Steppe GullLarus heuglini barabensis
119Pallas's GullLarus ichthyaetus
120Brown-headed GullLarus brunnicephalus
121Black-headed GullLarus ridibundus
122Slender-billed GullLarus genei
123Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
124Caspian Tern Sterna caspia
125River Tern Sterna aurantia
126Lesser Crested Tern Sterna bengalensis
127Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis
128Common Tern Sterna hirundo
129Little Tern Sterna albifrons
130Saunders's Tern Sterna saundersi
131Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridus
132OspreyPandion haliaetus
133Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleus
134Black Kite Milvus migrans migrans
135Black-eared Kite Milvus migrans lineatus
136Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus
137Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
138White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis
139Indian Vulture Gyps indicus
140Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
141Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus
142Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus
143Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus
144Crested Serpent-eagle Spilornis cheela
145Eurasian Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
146Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
147Montagu’s Harrier Circus pygargus
148ShikraAccipiter badius
149Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
150Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhyncus
151White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa
152Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
153Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
154Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga
155Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
156Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
157Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca
158Bonelli’s Eagle Hieraaetus fasciatus
159Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
160Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
161Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera
162Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
163Laggar Falcon Falco jugger
164Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
165Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
166Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
167Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
168Darter Anhinga melanogaster
169Little Cormorant Phalacrocorax niger
170Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
171Little Egret Egretta garzetta
172Western Reef Egret Egretta gularis
173Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
174Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
175Great Egret Casmerodius albus
176Intermediate Egret Mesophoyx intermedia
177Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
178Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii
179Little Heron Butorides striatus
180Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
181Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber
182Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor
183Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
184Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus
185Black Ibis Pseudibis papillosa
186Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
187Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
188Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus
189Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala
190Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans
191Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
192White Stork Ciconia ciconia
193Black Stork Ciconia nigra
194Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus
195Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura
196Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
197Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
198Bay-backed Shrike Lanius vittatus
199Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
200Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
201Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
202House Crow Corvus splendens
203Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
204Common Raven Corvus corax
205Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
206Small Minivet Pericrocotus cinnamomeus
207White-bellied Minivet Pericrocotus erythropygius
208White-browed Fantail Rhipidura aureola
209Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
210White-bellied Drongo Dicrurus caerulescens
211Asian Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi
212Marshall's Iora Aegithina nigrolutea
213Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus
214Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius
215Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
216Brown-breasted Flycatcher Muscicapa muttui
217Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
218Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris
219Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassina
220Tickell's Blue Flycatcher Cyornis tickelliae
221Grey-headed Canary Flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis
222Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
223Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
224Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis
225Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata
226Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
227Stoliczka’s Bushchat Saxicola macrorhyncha
228Common Stonechat Saxicola torquata
229Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata
230Brown Rock-chat Cercomela fusca
231Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata
232Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti
233Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina
234Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe chrysopygia
235Brahminy Starling Sturnus pagodarum
236Rosy Starling Sturnus roseus
237Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
238Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
239Bank Myna Acridotheres ginginianus
240White-naped Tit Parus nuchalis
241Sand Martin Riparia riparia
242Dusky Crag Martin Hirundo concolor
243Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
244Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
245Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
246Streak-throated Swallow Hirundo fluvicola
247White-eared Bulbul Pycnonotus leucotis
248Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer
249Grey Hypocolius Hypocolius ampelinus
250Rufous-fronted Prinia Prinia buchanani
251Grey-breasted Prinia Prinia hodgsonii
252Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
253Graceful Prinia Prinia gracilis
254Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
255Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus
256Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia
257Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola
258Clamorous Reed Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
259Booted Warbler Hippolais caligata
260Sykes's Warbler Hippolais rama
261Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
262Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
263Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
264Yellow-eyed Babbler Chrysomma sinense
265Common Babbler Turdoides caudatus
266Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
267Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
268Desert Warbler Sylvia nana
269Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensis
270Singing Bushlark Mirafra cantillans
271Indian Bushlark Mirafra erythroptera
272Black-crowned Sparrow Lark Eremopterix nigriceps
273Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark Eremopterix grisea
274Rufous-tailed Lark Ammomanes phoenicurus
275Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti
276Greater Hoopoe Lark Alaemon alaudipes
277Bimaculated lark Melanocorypha bimaculata
278Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
279Sand Lark Calandrella raytal
280Crested Lark Galerida cristata
281Sykes’s Lark Galerida deva
282Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
283Purple Sunbird Nectarinia asiatica
284House Sparrow Passer domesticus
285Chestnut-shouldered Petronia Petronia xanthocollis
286White Wagtail Motacilla alba
287White-browed Wagtail Motacilla maderaspatensis
288Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
289Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
290Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
291Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus
292Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
293Long-billed Pipit Anthus similis
294Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
295Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
296Streaked Weaver Ploceus manyar
297Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus
298Pale Rock Sparrow Carpospiza Brachydactyla
299White-throated MuniaLonchura malabarica
300Trumpeter Finch Rhodopechys githagineus
301Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
302Grey-necked Bunting Emberiza buchanani
303House Bunting Emberiza striolata
304Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps

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